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Utah's Eric Rowe a first-round pick in latest CBS Sports NFL mock draft

CBS Sports' Dane Brugler pegged Utah defensive back Eric Rowe as a first-round pick in his latest mock draft.

'Next man up' mantra opened door for East High's Will Tukuafu to reach 2nd Super Bowl

East High's Will Tukuafu and Tony Moeaki both joined Seattle midseason when injuries to other players caused the Seahawks to sign them. Both have played a role in adding depth and experience on a... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2015

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A Super Bowl 1st-timer, Utah native Sealver Siliga hasn't forgotten where he came from

Siliga is set to become the first Copper Hills High graduate to play in a Super Bowl when his New England Patriots take on the defending champion Seattle Seahawks on Sunday in Super Bowl XLIX at... Read more »

Jan. 28, 2015

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Deseret News Sports Podcast: Talking about 'the big game' with Brandon Judd at Super Bowl media day

In this week's edition, DeseretNews.com writer Brandon Judd joins the crew from Super Bowl media day in Phoenix to talk about how the five players with Utah ties are handling the week leading up to... Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Marshawn Lynch at Media Day: 'I'm here so I don't get fined'

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch constantly repeated "I'm here so I don't get fined" for five minutes before leaving the podium at Media Day. Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Kraft takes the offensive, defends team, seeks NFL apology

The New England Patriots came out swinging upon their arrival at the Super Bowl. Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Bobby Wagner says 'chip on our shoulder' helped fuel Seattle's chance for second straight title

Seattle middle linebacker and former Utah State star Bobby Wagner said there's no secret to what made Seattle's defense rate at the top of the NFL for a second straight season. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Former BYU tight end Chad Lewis says family 'will always be my Super Bowl'

Much like a coach has his bag of tricks to help him come gameday, Chad Lewis has his treasure trove of life lessons football has taught him that aid the former tight end in everyday life. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Rock On: Drama at Utah is spectator sport

A poll last week revealed that Utah football and the Jazz are tied for the most popular sports among fans in the state. Next on the list was BYU football, followed by Real Salt Lake, then Utah... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Sideline Chatter: Scott Mitchell doesn't mind taking a big loss

Here’s one ex-quarterback who gladly took a big loss. Former Lions QB Scott Mitchell got eliminated from TV’s “The Biggest Loser” — but not before he’d... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Pro Bowl a testing range for quirky rules

The odd rules that the NFL tried in the Pro Bowl made for a strange sideshow. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Morning links: ESPN's Chad Ford draft rankings retroactively updated; scientists vs. Belichick; Weddle's beard speaks

ESPN NBA draft guru Chad Ford's draft rankings have been retroactively updated, Bill Nye takes a shot at Bill Belichick and Eric Weddle's beard gives an interview. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Dick Harmon: 'Deflategate' adds circus aura to Super Bowl showdown between Seahawks and Patriots

Did Tom Brady play with illegally deflated footballs in the AFC championship game and did it matter? The Patriots star has put his honor on the line by denying he's a cheater. Can he back it up in... Read more »

Jan. 25, 2015

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Patriots coach Bill Belichick on deflated footballs: 'We try to do everything right'

Saying his team "followed the rules to the letter," New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick explained how his team prepares its footballs on game day and defended his players from chatter that... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Utah high schoolers who've reached the Super Bowl

Based on information from Pro Football Reference and the official Super Bowl website, 25 players who attended Utah high schools have advanced to the Super Bowl, with two more to join the fold this... Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Morning links: Emery returns to the Marriott Center; Ansah sings; Orchard impresses at Senior Bowl practice

Nick Emery returned to the Marriott Center floor, Ezekiel Ansah appears in a YouTube video and Utah defensive end Nate Orchard is turning heads at Senior Bowl practices. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Seahawks fans pull out their wallets for Super Bowl tickets

After watching their team win with a series of improbable moves in the NFC championship game, Seahawks fans are hoping a similar kind of luck will get them Super Bowl tickets. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Brady, Belichick offer no explanation for deflated footballs

The two men most responsible for delivering wins for the New England Patriots both said Thursday they have no explanation for how footballs used to reach the Super Bowl were underinflated by 2... Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Star-Lord vs. Captain America: Superhero actors wager Super Bowl bet for charity

Movie stars Chris Pratt and Chris Evans have started a Super Bowl wager, all to support their teams and a good cause. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2015

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Deflated balls latest in Belichick's reputation for guile

Add underinflated footballs to the list of incidents giving Bill Belichick a reputation for guile and playing above the rules. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Morning links: Patriots back under fire after report that 11 of 12 balls used in AFC title game were underinflated

After 11 of the 12 balls used in the AFC championship game were found to be underinflated, the New England Patriots are back under fire. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Doug Robinson: NFL overtime rules need to go

The NFL continues to ignore what everyone already knows: Too much depends on the blind luck of a coin toss in games that are decided in overtime (as we saw again in the Packers-Seahawks... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Patriots' Vince Wilfork helps accident victim after AFC title game

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Tom Brady earned his latest Super Bowl berth, then left Gillette Stadium with his supermodel wife. Patriots coach Bill Belichick probably went straight to the film room.... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Rock On: Kerr makes the call on Utah-Arizona

Also, Andrei Kirilenko pulls a Rony Seikaly (remember him?). Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Broncos announce Gary Kubiak as 15th head coach in franchise history

The Denver Broncos announced Monday that they’ve hired former Ravens offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak as their 15th head coach in franchise history. Kubiak agreed to terms on a four-year contract with the Broncos on Sunday... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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Seattle's comeback still hard for everyone to fathom

A day later, it was still hard to fathom how the Seattle Seahawks are headed for their second straight Super Bowl. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2015

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